FEMALE PROMISE KEEPERS SERIES LYDIA, THE FIRST CHRISTIAN DOCUMENTED CONVERT IN EUROPE Who was Lydia? The Bible provides us with a glimpse of Lydia’s life. We are told that she was a devout Christian and a conscientious businesswoman, who eventually used her work to further God’s purpose. As a businesswoman, she was noted for her … More Lydia, the Queen of Purple
Jesus taught that it was more blessed to give than to receive; (Acts. 20:35). Our response to God’s abundance with us is to share that abundance with others. When we appropriately receive God’s generosity, it humbles us. Out of gratefulness, we become more gracious with others. We tend to give out of love and self-sacrifice. Oftentimes, when … More Be a Giver and Not a Taker
DOES GOD HAVE A HEART? If God has a heart, what exactly would you guess His heart would look like? First, let me say that I don’t feel at all adequate to describe God in the least or the greatest way. God is just too wonderful for anyone to circumscribe; (Ps. 139:6). One thing that … More Chasing After God’s Royal Heart
The eunuch was reading this passage of Scripture; “He was led like a sheep to the slaughter and as a lamb before the shearer is silent, so he did not open his mouth. In humiliation he was deprived of justice. Who can speak of his descendants? For his life was taken from the earth.” The … More Philip and the Ethiopian Eunuch
Scripture: “For in him we live and move and have our being. As some of your own poets have said, ‘We are his offspring.” (Acts 17:28) As God’s offspring, we are created in His image. Our bodies, souls, and spirits comprise of His image in both males and females. The expression “in him” means by … More Lord, Where’s My Miracle?